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The Sick Blank Void that is Rick Perry

It’s a soft job, sir, between hangings. – Brendan Behan’s The Quare Fellow

The English language occasionally falls short.  I don’t know if there are vile enough words in our language to describe Texas Governor Rick Perry.   246 more words

Circus of Fear (1966) – Tuesday’s Overlooked Film

Christopher Lee and Klaus Kinski co-star in this Anglo-German whodunit marketed as a sensational Edgar Wallace thriller. Some sources claim the story of bank robbers hiding out with a travelling circus was based on Wallace’s… 776 more words

Tuesday's Overlooked Film

Cobra Verde

"The heat here is mean and inescapable. It courses through the bodies
of people like a fever... and yet, my heart grows colder and colder."
- Francisco Manoel da Silva… 61 more words

Burden Of Dreams (1982)

Burden Of Dreams (1982). Directed by Les Blank. Starring Werner Herzog and Klaus Kinski.

Burden Of Dreams. That is an interesting title isn’t it? Dreams aren’t supposed to burden us. 1,128 more words

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Fitzcarraldo (1982)

Fitzcarraldo (1982). Directed by Werner Herzog, Starring Klaus Kinski and Claudia Cardinale.

This is one of those movies that you get the distinct impression that only someone as artistically driven and borderline crazy as Werner Herzog could ever have managed to complete. 980 more words

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"I'd rather have a knife in my body than your hand on me."
- Marie
Dir: Werner Herzog                       DoP: Jörg Schmidt-Reitwein                       Year: 1979

Aguirre The Wrath Of God (1972)

While it’s tempting to call Aguirre The Wrath Of God a great film about the Vietnam War that never mentions Vietnam, it’s probably safer just to say that it’s a deeper, more original adaptation of Heart of Darkness than Apocalypse Now. 1,719 more words